Author Archives: Robin

10,080 Minutes: How to Downsize Sentimental Memorabilia

We’ve had so much wonderful feedback from our book “10,080 Minutes.”   Thank you! In our book we had discussed how risks and obstacles are the tricky bits that sometimes keep us from ever carrying out our … read more

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simple: 3- ingredient mini lemon ginger icebox cakes for two

Happy 4th Anniversary Mason Jar Meals!  Four years ago I posted THIS photo on my Facebook page, on July 26, 2011 to be exact and look how Mason Jar Meals are everywhere now.   Neato!  I … read more

simple: lazy lemon pepper chicken

Sometimes I wonder if this whole living simpler and more relaxed has made me lazier? Simpler means taking a few shortcuts and relaxed is doing it with a cocktail in hand while humming Good Morning read more

simple: big sandwiches

She had a craggy voice. Well into her nineties, and after a few strokes great-grandma Klaus’ voice was hard on very young ears.  I remember her slouched in a wheelchair with a head full of … read more

generous: you can do it

It was the song “Pomp and Circumstance” at his high school graduation that brought me back to a sudden remembrance of a little baby crawling towards his momma. A flood of emotion, and a pop … read more

Pork interview with funny man Donald Faison

He’s living the dream, living the dream! Well heck, when you start an interview like that you know this guy has something to say. Today it was all about pork since funny man Donald Faisonread more

active: tastings around town, Williamsburg VA

Summertime is so much fun here in Williamsburg. The longer I live here the more I realize just how Williamsburg truly is the culinary capital of Virginia.  Running through June 28th is Busch Gardens Food read more

Interview with Graham Elliot: 5 highlights

Now this guy is fun! Chatted with Chef Graham Elliot about all kinds of things, such as his new cookbook coming out, his 150 pound weight loss (WOW!), food,  and what matters to him.  While … read more

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